Nikon Announces 16.2MP Coolpix A Compact Camera with DSLR-size Imaging Sensor (Hands-on Preview)

Posted by on Monday March 4, 2013 | Uncategorized

Nikon-A_BK_front34l_loNikon is the latest imaging manufacturer to unveil a compact camera packed with an imaging sensor equal in size to what you’d find in an entry-level digital SLR. The company just officially announced the Coolpix A, which squeezes a 16.2-megapixel  APS-C-sized (DX-format) CMOS sensor into a camera body big enough to fit in your pocket.

We had some hands-on time with a prototype of the Nikon Coolpix A last month and the camera is surprisingly small and portable for what’s housed inside.

Read more about this intriguing new compact from Nikon here.

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